Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Josiah G. Shantz[1]

Male 1867 - 1947  (80 years)


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  • Name Josiah G. Shantz 
    Born 2 Sep 1867  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1901  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Teamster 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Fireman Brewery 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    United Bretheran 
    Eby ID Number 00110-6698.2 
    Died 6 Nov 1947  [5
    Buried Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I19308  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Abraham C. Shantz,   b. 7 May 1844, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1922, Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Catharine Goetz,   b. 20 Apr 1846, , France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1933, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 25 Feb 1866  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Family ID F4920  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Isabella Wamboldt,   b. 12 Aug 1870, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1934  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 3 May 1893  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Elva May Shantz,   b. 24 Aug 1893, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Violet Beatrice Shantz,   b. 18 Apr 1895, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Rev. Orville Shantz,   b. 1 Jun 1897, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1964, Peterborough, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     4. Vera Catherine Shantz,   b. 10 Jan 1899, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Jeriah Leroy "Leroy" Shantz,   b. 26 Sep 1900, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1966, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     6. Gertie Loan Shantz,   b. 1902, Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1906, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
     7. Iva Shantz,   b. Jun 1904, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Josiah Nelson Shantz,   b. 27 Feb 1906, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Garfield Stanley Shantz,   b. 18 Sep 1908, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1996  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F18079  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Sep 1867 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 May 1893 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Teamster - 1901 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Fireman Brewery - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - United Bretheran - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Book - Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 397.

    2. [S178] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1881, Division 1 Page Number 37 Household Number 175.

    3. [S137] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1901, Berlin (Town/Ville) A-3 Page 8.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Josiah G Shantz Born: Canada Age: 25 Father: Abraham Shantz Mother: Catharine Shantz Born: abt 1868 Spouse: Isabella Wambold Age: 22 born: Canada Father: Tohias Wambold Mother: Sarah Ann Wambold married 3 May 1893, Berlin

    5. [S15] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Breslau - Breslau Mennonite CC#4579 Internet Link .
      In memory of / Isabella Wambold / beloved wife of / Josiah G.Shantz / born Aug.12,1870 / died Apr.11,1934 / Josiah G.Shantz / born Sept.2,1867 / died Nov.6,1947

    6. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 33.

    7. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div.. 20 Page 11.

    8. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Abraham C.Shantz - May 18, 1922.

    9. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Catharine Goetz - January 19, 1933 - page 894,895.

    10. [S7] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Berliner Journal (1859-1917), 1 Mar 1866.
      Feb. 25, 1866 Abraham Schantz and Catharina Goetz, both of Waterloo Tp.,by Rev. Wurster

    11. [S5] Vit - - ON, Waterloo - 1858-1869 Marriage Register.
      Shantz Abraham, 22, Waterloo, Waterloo, son of Isaac and Catherine (Clemens), married 25 Feb 1866 Catherine Goetz, 21, Waterloo, France, daughter of Francis and Barbara (Ohlie)